The Pope and his church are ranked as the most important thing in society and the Feudal System.
King, feminine queen, a supreme ruler, sovereign over a nation or a territory, of higher rank than any other secular ruler except an emperor, to whom a king may be subject.
When the empire collapsed, there was a king, but there was no formal organization to keep the people safe:The nobles filled this role.
Vassals were responsible for the land appointed to them by the king. It was their job to protect their land and they were usually knights but did not have to be. Sometimes knights were vassals but also did not have to be. Vassals also provided equipment for knights.( clothes, weapons).
Merchants are people who travel the land to sell everyday items. A Craftsmen was skilled with his hands. He worked with materials such as wood and stone. Farmers only prepared two thirds of the soil. The land was split into thirds; one third was used for winter crops, the other for summer crops and the third was left to waste.
Peasants were the least thought of people in society. They were given little land and dirty or unwanted jobs.